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depressant

de·pres·sant

depressant

 
pronunciation:
dih pre snt
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition: causing a slowing of bodily functions, as by the action of a drug.
similar words:
narcotic
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a drug that slows down bodily functions; sedative.
antonyms:
stimulant
similar words:
narcotic, opiate
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